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How to Replace an Incandescent Light in 6 Steps

        Home & Garden | Home Repairs

2. Remove the Light Cover
Once you remove the light cover you can disassemble the fixture.
Once you remove the light cover you can disassemble the fixture.

 

Take off the light cover, unscrew bulb(s), and disassemble all mounting hardware. Usually there are just screws holding the fixture against the wall or ceiling. If the light fixture has no visible mounting hardware, it could have a decorative feature that doubles as a fastener. Take off the mounting hardware and withdraw the fixture from the electrical box.

 


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